Senator Winner recently welcomed Andrew Dunn of Tompkins County to the State Capitol. Andrew, a student at the Charles O. Dickerson High School in Trumansburg, was one of 30 high school students from across the state who participated in the 10th Annual “Students Inside Albany” conference sponsored by the League of Women Voters of New York State.
A contingent of the region’s local highway superintendents traveled to the state capital recently to let state lawmakers know that “local roads matter.” In the photo, superintendents representing Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, and Yates counties met with State Senator George Winner (R-C-I, Elmira) outside of his office in the Legislative Office Building to urge New York’s continued commitment to the Consolidated Highway Improvement Program, commonly known as CHIPS, and other priority issues.
Corning City Manager Mark Ryckman, left, and Planning & Economic Development Director Steve Dennis, right, met with Senator Winner at his Albany office recently. The local officials visited the state capital to discuss the state budget, the future of the Empire Zone program, local job creation efforts, state aid to cities, property tax relief, and other priority issues for Corning and small cities across the Empire State.
From left to right, Village of Horseheads Deputy Mayor Ron Swartz, Horseheads Village Manager Walter Herbst, State Senator George Winner (R-C-I, Elmira), and Horseheads Mayor Donald Zeigler met in Senator Winner’s Albany office on Tuesday, February 23, 2010. The local officials visited the state capital to discuss the state budget, the future of the Empire Zone program, local job creation efforts, state aid to localilties, property tax relief, and other priority issues for Horseheads and towns and villages across the Empire State.
Americans have observed Memorial Day for over a century, since the time of the Civil War.
It remains a grounding, powerful, and solemn occasion when citizens gather to honor our veterans, to recall their sacrifices, and to remember that American soldiers still serve to protect freedom and preserve peace throughout the world.
This weekend Americans will gather in small cemeteries. We will come together in city parks and town squares and village greens in poignant remembrance.
CAPITOL VISIT–A group of students, teachers, and parents from the Chemung Valley Montessori School in Big Flats visited the state Capitol on May 11th and met with State Senator George Winner (R-C-I).
In this photo, Senator Winner joined the group as it toured the inside of the New York State Capitol, a National Historic Landmark widely known as one of America’s most architecturally prized buildings.
CAPITOL STUDENTS--The League of Women Voters of New York State recently held its 9th Annual "Students Inside Albany" conference at the capital. Select high school students from across New York spend several days in Albany to gain a firsthand look at state government and politics.
State Senator George Winner (R-C-I, Elmira) welcomed several students from his legislative district this year, including Watkins Glen High School seniors Caroline Likoudis, left, and Vanessa Tran, who met with the senator on the floor of the Senate Chamber.
CAPITOL STUDENTS--State Senator George Winner (R-C-I, Elmira) recently welcomed to the State Capitol several area students who participated in the 9th Annual “Students Inside Albany” conference sponsored by the League of Women Voters of New York State. Through the annual conference, select high school students spend several days in Albany learning about New York State government and politics.